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Housing needs of the elderly

A. Benjamin Handler

Housing needs of the elderly

a quantitative analysis

by A. Benjamin Handler

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Published by National Policy Center on Housing and Living Arrangements for Older Americans, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan in [Ann Arbor, Mich.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Dwellings -- United States.,
  • Older people -- United States -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Benjamin Handler
    ContributionsUniversity of Michigan. National Policy Center on Housing and Living Arrangements for Older Americans, United States. Administration on Aging
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 49 p. ;
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13565368M

    The second program provided supportive services available in or near the home, including help with shopping, housekeeping, and personal and health care needs. Addressing the future housing needs of the elderly, however, would become increasingly challenging, owing to seniors’ reliance on low, fixed incomes, the increasing cost of housing, and. Seniors, Housing, and Health The average income of older Americans has increased rapidly over the past few decades, but many seniors continue to struggle financially. Fourteen percent of older adults— million people in —do not have enough income to meet their needs, and the problem is worse for vulnerable populations.

      The Unsheltered Woman book. Women and Housing. The Unsheltered Woman. DOI link for The Unsheltered Woman. The Unsheltered Woman book. Women and Housing. By Randall Hinshaw. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 8 The essays then turn to the needs of special groups of women: elderly women, working-class women, and Book Edition: 1st Edition. major specialist national housing association meeting the needs of our elderly but, more than that, it has become a respected voice for articulating elderly people's needs and interests.

    This book will guide future discussions of communities' obligations to the frail elderly. Excerpt The dramatic expansion of the elderly population in this country, as well as in many other countries, is a relatively recent phenomenon which has ramifications throughout society. HUD approved and represents the amount of rent the owner needs to receive in order to operate the property with the mortgage interest rate reduced to as low as 1%. *Bifurcate With respect to a public housing or Section 8 lease, to divide a lease as a matter of law such that certain tenants can be evicted or removed.


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